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Mount View Elementary holding Celebration Carnival on Friday, June 12

Mount View Elementary holding Celebration Carnival on Friday, June 12

Mount View Elementary School will host a carnival for the school on Friday, June 12, to celebrate the academic success of the students, as well as raise money for its sister-school in Honduras, and to... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards $94,000 to 2015 Scholarship Winners

Highline Schools Foundation awards $94,000 to 2015 Scholarship Winners

The Highline Schools Foundation 2015 Scholarship recipients with proud family members and HSF Trustees. Click image to see larger version. Photo by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com The Highline Schools Foundation... [Read more]

Northern Lights Spiritual Center – what’s it all about?

Northern Lights Spiritual Center – what’s it all about?

Tucked in a sunny corner of a retail complex on 14th Avenue just South of Roxbury is a haven of contemplation and renewal called Northern Lights Spiritual Center. For several years they were what many... [Read more]

REMINDER: Fundraiser screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ is Wed. June 10

REMINDER: Fundraiser screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ is Wed. June 10

REMINDER: A full screening of the locally-produced film “The Maury Island Incident” to benefit the Greater Kent Historical Society will be next Wednesday night, June 10 at Kent-Meridian High... [Read more]

TAF Expo will be at Bethany Community Learning Space on Saturday, June 6

TAF Expo will be at Bethany Community Learning Space on Saturday, June 6

How can robotic technology help people and communities in ways it has not yet? How might a mobile app help solve a common problem? What goes into building the speediest drag racer? Can you build a robot... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center offering Summer Swimming Lessons

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center offering Summer Swimming Lessons

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center is offering Summer Swimming Lessons: MORNINGS: Lessons are offered Monday – Thursday for two weeks. Each session will have 8 classes. Open Registration: Register... [Read more]

Local Teacher Jamie Ewing named top ‘Innovative Teacher in America’

Local Teacher Jamie Ewing named top ‘Innovative Teacher in America’

Jamie Ewing, a teacher at White Center’s Mount View Elementary, earned first place in The Henry Ford’s Innovative Nation Teacher Awards. Ewing is one of ten first place winners in the country. The... [Read more]

MAP: Here’s where striking Highline Schools Teachers will be rallying Thursday

MAP: Here’s where striking Highline Schools Teachers will be rallying Thursday

Highline Public Schools Teachers will be “walking out” of classrooms this Thursday, May 21 – all school is canceled for the day – and will be striking at the following sites, including... [Read more]

PODCAST: Highline Teachers to walk out, domestic violence crime & more…

PODCAST: Highline Teachers to walk out, domestic violence crime & more…

Here’s episode #2 of our new SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

All Highline Schools will be closed Thursday, May 21 due to Teacher walkout

All Highline Schools will be closed Thursday, May 21 due to Teacher walkout

Screenshot from the HEA Facebook page announcing the May 21 walkout. All schools in Highline Public Schools will be closed on Thursday, May 21 due to a teacher walkout. The Highline Education Association... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Return of the Thunderstorms!

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Return of the Thunderstorms!

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Return of the Thunderstorms on Cinco de Mayo! What to Expect May 5, 2015: It’s... [Read more]